Community Development Director – City of Lebanon, OR

The City of Lebanon (pop. 17,000) is located at the edge of the Cascade Mountain foothills in the Mid-Willamette Valley in stunning northwest Oregon. The City of Lebanon’s Community Development Department operates on a 2019 budget of $447,297 and has four FTE’s. Under the general direction of the City Manager, the Community Development Director administers the Community Development Department, including Planning, Building and Economic Development activities and associated staff, and facilitates Planning Commission processes. The Director is responsible for implementing land use and related municipal plans and policies and serves the public directly in guiding and processing land use applications and enforcing policies. The Director also implements and maintains current and long-range development plans.

A bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university in land use planning, geography, economics, public administration, or a closely related field, and at least 5 years of experience in municipal planning and community development, with at least 3 years of supervisory experience, is required. Candidates must also have 3 years of experience working with citizens and advisory committees.

Salary:  $82,380 – $107,100

For a complete position profile and to apply online, visit Prothman at and click on “Open Recruitments.” For questions, please call 206-368-0050.

The City of Lebanon is an Equal Opportunity Employer. First review:  May 5, 2019 (open until filled).